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CANDIDATES IN THE HAWAII PRIMARY ELECTION
Here are the candidates who filed nomination papers by Tuesday’s deadline to run in the Aug. 11 Hawaii primary election. Incumbents are denoted by an asterisk. In some districts there are more than one incumbent because of new district boundaries. The general election is Nov. 6.
14TH DISTRICT Kalihi Valley-Moanalua-Halawa Democratic 10TH DISTRICT Lahaina-Kaanapali-Honokohau Democratic 30TH DISTRICT Sand Island-Kalihi-Airport Democratic 48TH DISTRICT Kahaluu-Ahuimanu-Kaneohe Democratic 8TH DISTRICT North Kona

U.S SENATE
Democratic

Donna Mercado Kim*
15TH DISTRICT Kalihi-Salt Lake-Aliamanu Democratic

Ed Case Michael Gillespie Antonio Gimbernat Mazie Hirono Arturo Reyes
Republican

Edward Kaahui Angus McKelvey*
Republican

Romy Cachola Nicole Velasco
31ST DISTRICT Fort Shafter-Moanalua GardensAliamanu Democratic

Pono Chong* Jessica Wooley*
49TH DISTRICT Kaneohe-Maunawili-Kailua Democratic

Karen Eoff Charles Guccione
9TH DISTRICT North Kohala-South Kohala

Chayne Marten
11TH DISTRICT South Maui Democratic

Glenn Wakai*
16TH DISTRICT Pearl Harbor-Pearl City-Aiea Democratic

Ken Ito*
50TH DISTRICT Kailua-Kaneohe Republican

John Carroll Charles Collins Linda Lingle Eddie Pirkowski John Roco
Nonpartisan

David Ige*
Republican

Mike Greco
17TH DISTRICT Waipahu-Pearl City Democratic

Joseph Bertram III Netra Halperin Colin Hanlon Kaniela Ing
Republican

Lynne Gutierrez Lei Sharsh Danny Villaruz
Republican

Robert Green J. William Sanborn Oliver Shimaoka Margaret Wille MAUI COUNCIL
Maui County elections are nonpartisan. If a contest has two or fewer candidates, they will not appear on the primary ballot, but go straight to the general election. EAST MAUI

Aaron Johanson*
32ND DISTRICT Salt Lake-Moanalua Valley Democratic

Cynthia Thielen*
51ST DISTRICT Kailua-Lanikai-Waimanalo Democratic

George Fontaine*
12TH DISTRICT Sprecklesville-Upcountry Maui Democratic

Heath Beasley U.S. HOUSE
1ST DISTRICT Urban Honolulu Democratic

Clarence Nishihara* Alex Sonson
18TH DISTRICT Mililani-Waikele-Kunia Democratic

Linda Ichiyama
Republican

Chris Lee*
Republican

Robert Carroll*
WEST MAUI

Kyle Yamashita*
Democratic

Garner Shimizu
33RD DISTRICT Halawa-Aiea-Newtown Democratic

Henry Vincent HONOLULU MAYOR
Honolulu County elections are nonpartisan. If a candidate gets a majority of the vote in the primary, that person is elected. Otherwise, the top two vote-getters advance to the general election.

Elle Cochran*
WAILUKU-WAIHEE-WAIKAPU

Ekolu Kalama
13TH DISTRICT Lanai-Molokai-Paia-Hana Democratic

Colleen Hanabusa* Roy Wyttenbach II
Republican

Michelle Kidani* Michael Magaoay
Republican

Heather Giugni* K. Mark Takai*
Republican

C. Kaui Amsterdam Charles Djou John Giuffre
2ND DISTRICT Rural Oahu-Neighbor Islands Democratic

Joseph Blackburn II Lisa Gapero Michael Victorino*
KAHULUI

Rojo Herrera
19TH DISTRICT Ewa Beach Iroquois Point Democratic

Mele Carroll*
Republican

Sam Kong
34TH DISTRICT Pearl City-Waimalu-Pacific Palisades Democratic

Simon Russell
14TH DISTRICT Hanalei-Princeville-Kapaa Democratic

Kirk Caldwell Peter Carlisle* Benjamin Cayetano Khistina Dejean HONOLULU PROSECUTOR Keith Kaneshiro* Kevin Takata HONOLULU CITY COUNCIL
1ST DISTRICT Leeward Coast, Kapolei, Makakilo, portion of Ewa Beach

Alan Fukuyama Don Guzman Erin McLaughlin
SOUTH MAUI

Rafael Del Castillo Tulsi Gabbard Mufi Hannemann Esther Kia‘aina Bob Marx Miles Shiratori
Republican

Will Espero* Roger Lacuesta
20TH DISTRICT Kapolei-Makakilo Democratic

Derek Kawakami*
15TH DISTRICT Wailua-Hanamaulu-Lihue Democratic

Gregg Takayama Eloise Tungpalan
35TH DISTRICT Pearl City-Waipio-Pearl Harbor Democratic

Don Couch* Alana Kay
MAKAWAO-HAIKU-PAIA

Mike Gabbard*
Republican

Mike White*
UPCOUNTRY

James Tokioka*
16TH DISTRICT Niihau-Koloa-Kokee Democratic

Roy Takumi*
36TH DISTRICT Mililani-Mililani Mauka-Waipio Acres Democratic

Dean Capelouto
21ST DISTRICT Kalaeloa-Waianae-Makaha Democratic

Kawika Crowley Matthew DiGeronimo STATE SENATE
1ST DISTRICT Hilo Democratic

Gladys Baisa* Richard Pohle
LANAI

Daynette Morikawa*
Republican

Maile Shimabukuro*
Republican

Marilyn Lee*
Republican

Troy Trujillo
17TH DISTRICT Kalama Valley-Hawaii Kai Republican

Dickyj Johnson
22ND DISTRICT Wheeler-Wahiawa-Schofield Democratic

Donald Ikeda Gilbert Kahele*
2ND DISTRICT Puna Democratic

Mel Apana Beth Fukumoto
37TH DISTRICT Mililani-Waipio-Waikele Democratic

Tom Berg* E.J. Delacruz Mel Kahele Kymberly Pine Alex Santiago
3RD DISTRICT Waimanalo, Kailua, Kaneohe

Riki Hokama*
MOLOKAI

Stacy Crivello Wilson Peters KAUAI PROSECUTOR
Kauai County elections are nonpartisan. If a candidate gets a majority of the vote in the primary, that person is elected. Otherwise, the top two vote-getters advance to the general election.

Gene Ward*
18TH DISTRICT Hahaione Valley-Aina Haina-Kahala Democratic

Donovan Dela Cruz*
Republican

Ryan Yamane*
Republican

Bob Herkes Wendell Ka‘ehu‘ae‘a Russell Ruderman Gary Safarik
Republican

Charles Aki
23RD DISTRICT Heeia-Laie-Waialua Democratic

Mark Hashem*
Republican

Emil Svrcina
38TH DISTRICT Waipahu Democratic

Ikaika Anderson* Deborah Bossley Chad Kaukani
5TH DISTRICT Kaimuki, Manoa, Makiki

Clayton Hee*
Republican

Jeremy Low Lori Wingard
19TH DISTRICT Diamond Head-Kaimuki-Kapahulu Democratic

Shaylene Iseri-Carvalho* Justin Kollar KAUAI COUNCIL
At-large contest. A candidate can gain election in the primary with 30 percent of the vote. Otherwise, the top two vote-getters for each seat advance to the general election.

Daryl Smith
3RD DISTRICT Naalehu-Kailua Kona Democratic

Henry Aquino*
39TH DISTRICT Waipahu-Royal Kunia-Makakilo Democratic

James Hayes Ann Kobayashi*
7TH DISTRICT Kalihi, Sand Island, Salt Lake, Hickam AFB, Ford Island

Colleen Meyer
24TH DISTRICT Kailua-Kaneohe Democratic

Josh Green*
Republican

Bertrand Kobayashi Brian Yamane
Republican

Ty Cullen*
Republican

Jill Tokuda*
25TH DISTRICT Hawaii Kai-Waimanalo-Kailua Democratic

Jeff LaFrance John Totten
Nonpartisan

Darrell Young
20TH DISTRICT Palolo-St. Louis Heights-Kaimuki Democratic

Carl Wong Sr.
40TH DISTRICT Ewa Beach Iroquois Point Democratic

Martin Han Lillian Hong Joey Manahan
9TH DISTRICT Mililani, Kunia, portion of Ewa Beach

Michael Last
4TH DISTRICT Kaupulehu-Waimea-North Hilo Democratic

Levani Lipton Pohai Ryan* Laura Thielen
Republican

Calvin Say* Dwight Synan
Republican

Lorraine Inouye Malama Solomon*
Green

Fred Hemmings STATE HOUSE
1ST DISTRICT Kukuihaele-Laupahoehoe-N. Hilo Democratic

Julia Allen
Green

Keiko Bonk
Nonpartisan

Kurt Fevella Chris Manabat Rose Martinez Romy Mindo Sam Puletasi Joseph Rattner
Republican

Sy Cullen Ron Menor Inam Rahman Vai Sua HAWAII MAYOR
Hawaii County elections are nonpartisan. If a candidate gets a majority of the vote in the primary, that person is elected. Otherwise, the top two vote-getters advance to the general election.

Tim Bynum* Dickie Chang* Jay Furfaro* Gary Hooser Ross Kagawa KipuKai Kuaali‘i* Nadine Nakamura* Mel Rapozo* JoAnn Yukimura* OFFICE OF HAWAIIAN AFFAIRS
To be contested at the general election, though the candidate filing deadline was Tuesday. HAWAII ISLAND

Kelly Greenwell
5TH DISTRICT Waihee-Wailuku-Kahului Democratic

Joseph Heaukulani
21ST DISTRICT McCully-Moiliili-Kapahulu Democratic

Bob McDermott
41ST DISTRICT Ewa Beach-West Loch Estates Democratic

Mark Nakashima* Noralyn Pajimola
2ND DISTRICT Hilo-Waiakea-Keaukaha Democratic

Shan Tsutsui*
6TH DISTRICT West Maui, South Maui Democratic

Scott Nishimoto* Clifton Takamura
22ND DISTRICT Waikiki-Ala Moana-Kakaako Democratic

Rida Cabanilla Arakawa* Matt Lopresti
Republican

Clift Tsuji*
3RD DISTRICT South Hilo-Keaau-Honuapo Democratic

Roz Baker *
Republican

Adam Reeder
42ND DISTRICT Kapolei-Makakilo Democratic

Bart Mulvihill
7TH DISTRICT Molokai-Lanai-Upcountry-Hana Democratic

Tom Brower*
Republican

Share Christie Daniel Cunningham Billy Kenoi* Harry Kim Rand Walls Dominic Yagong HAWAII PROSECUTOR Lincoln Ashida Paul Dolan Mitch Roth HAWAII COUNCIL
1ST DISTRICT Hamakua-North Hilo

Robert Lindsey* William Meyers Edwin Miranda
KAUAI-NIIHAU

Richard Onishi Brittany Smart
Republican

Marcus Hester
23RD DISTRICT Manoa-Punahou-Moiliili Democratic

Sharon Har*
Republican

J. Kalani English* Barbara Haliniak
Nonpartisan

Marlene Hapai
Libertarian

Marissa Capelouto
43RD DISTRICT Kalaeloa-Ko Olina-Maili Democratic

Isaac Choy*
Republican

Frederick Fogel
4TH DISTRICT Hawaiian Acres-Pahoa-Kalapana Democratic

Kanohowailuku Helm
8TH DISTRICT Kauai-Niihau Democratic

Zach Thomson
24TH DISTRICT Moiliili-Makiki-Tantalus Democratic

Faye Hanohano*
Nonpartisan

Ronald Kouchi*
Republican

Hanalei Aipoalani Karen Awana* Leslie McKeague-Gomes Cynthia Rezentes
Republican

William Georgi
9TH DISTRICT Diamond Head-Kahala-Hawaii Kai Democratic

Hope Cermelj Moke Stephens
5TH DISTRICT Naalehu-Captain Cook-Keauhou Democratic

Della Au Belatti* Kimberly Case
Republican

Glenn Butler Tercia Ku
44TH DISTRICT Waianae-Makaha-Makua Democratic

Eric D’Almeida Larry Gering Jo Kim Valerie Poindexter Chelsea Yagong
2ND DISTRICT Hilo-Kaumana

Dan Ahuna Keola Alalem-Worthing ton Liberta Albao Jackie Burke Kanani Kagawa Fu Haunani Pacheco Sharon Pomroy Ronson Sahut D. Kaliko Santos Billy Swain Leland Yadao
MOLOKAI-LANAI

Collette Machado*
STATE AT-LARGE

Isaiah Sabey
25TH DISTRICT Punchbowl-Pauoa-Nuuanu Democratic

Kurt Lajala
Republican

Denny Coffman* Leolani Oyama
Republican

Sam Slom*
10TH DISTRICT Moiliili-Kaimuki-Palolo Democratic

Sylvia Luke*
26TH DISTRICT Downtown-Liliha-Kakaako Democratic

Jo Jordan* Johnnie-Mae Perry
Republican

Ken Goodenow Rachel Thompson Steve Wilhelm J Yoshimoto*
3RD DISTRICT Hilo-Keaau

Keli‘i Akina Haunani Apoliona* Cal Lee Lancelot Lincoln Kealii Makekau Walter Ritte VOTER INFORMATION >> To register to vote, go to hawaii.gov/elections and click on the “Voters” link on the right side of the page. >> July 12 is the last day to register to vote in the primary election. >> People who have voted in a recent Hawaii election do not need to register again. >> Many voters will find that their political districts, elected officials and voting sites have changed this year because of reapportionment. To see the new political district boundaries, go to hawaii.gov/elections and click on the “Maps” link. >> The state Office of Elections will send postcards to notify voters of their polling site.

Dave Bateman
6TH DISTRICT Holualoa-Kailua Kona-Honokohau Democratic

Creighton Higa
45TH DISTRICT Mililani-Schofield-Kunia Democratic

Les Ihara*
Republicanic

Douglas Lupton
11TH DISTRICT Makiki-Tantalus-Manoa Democratic

Kalei Akaka Fred Housel Bucky Leslie Nicole Lowen
Republican

Lei Ahu Isa Ryan Kapuniai Scott Saiki*
Republican

Dennis Onishi*
4TH DISTRICT Haena-Kapoho-Pahoa

Jake Bradshaw Ollie Lunasco
Republican

Tiffany Au
27TH DISTRICT Nuuanu-Liliha-Alewa Heights Democratic

Lauren Cheape
46TH DISTRICT Wahiawa-Whitmore-Poamoho Democratic

Fred Blas* Greggor Ilagan James Weatherford
5TH DISTRICT Kurtistown-Mountain View-Kehena

Carol Fukunaga* Brian Taniguchi*
Republican

Mike Breslin Roy Ebert
7TH DISTRICT Kauulehu-Waimea-Halaula Democratic

Takashi Ohno
Republican

Larry Fenton
12TH DISTRICT Kakaako-McCully-Waikiki Democratic

Marcus Oshiro*
Republican

Corinne Ching* Brian Kim
28TH DISTRICT Kamehameha Heights-Kalihi Valley Democratic

Steven Araujo Liscencio Ceredon Zendo Kern
6TH DISTRICT Volcano-Kau-South Kona

Cindy Evans*
8TH DISTRICT Waihee-Waiehu-Wailuku Democratic

Chris Murphy
47TH DISTRICT Waialua-Kahuku-Waiahole Democratic

Brickwood Galuteria*
Republican

Liz Larson
13TH DISTRICT Downtown-Nuuanu-Liliha Democratic

John Mizuno*
Republican

Joe Souki*
9TH DISTRICT Kahului-Wailuku-Puunene Democratic

D. Ululani Beirne
Republican

Carole Kaapu
29TH DISTRICT Chinatown-Iwilei-Kalihi Democratic

Richard Fale Gil Riviere*

Maile David Brenda Ford* Lee McIntosh Bradley Westervelt
7TH DISTRICT Kealakekua-Kailua Kona

Suzanne Chun Oakland*

Gil Keith-Agaran* Joe Pontanilla

Dru Kanuha

Daniel Holt Karl Rhoads*